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The Minister of Health launches Niger’s first Multi-sectoral Nutrition Strategy

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

On 15 January 2016, the Government of Niger launched its first multi-sectoral nutrition security strategy titled “Politique national multisectorielle de sécurité nutritionnelle” (PNSN), focused on the engagement of various stakeholder groups in the fight against malnutrition. The launch concludes over six months of development, including...

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New video’s launched during WBW2015 promote breastfeeding in Niger

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network, SUN Donor Network

From 1 - 7 August 2015, the World Breastfeeding Week was celebrated in Niger with the launch of two videos that aim to improve child nutrition through improved hygiene and good breastfeeding practices. The videos were created as part of a social change project with the USAID-funded Strengthening...

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Benin hosts a workshop for SUN countries on financing nutrition interventions

  |   SUN Country Network

A regional workshop of tools related to financing nutrition interventions took place in Cotonou (Benin) from 28 to 31 October 2014. The workshop reviewed ownership of tools across costing, financial tracking and participatory local impact monitoring of nutrition interventions. The workshop was organized by the Government...

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Regional groups come together in Senegal to strengthen integrated nutrition programs

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

Between the 9 and 14 June 2014, a number of events were held in Senegal, as part of capacity building project and focused on strengthening integrated nutrition programs. The events were led by the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) in collaboration with a number of...

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